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j.quintana

macrumors member
Original poster
Oct 2, 2015
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I am new to OS X and since I have used Winamp for 16 years which didn't offer any frills (I used a version from 1999 until recently) I am now searching for a free lightweight music player that can play MP3 (FLAC would be a nice bonus) and is not overloaded with lots of features I never want to use.

I would like to just drag and drop single files or folders into the player. I don't want to use a library. The VLC player comes close but I got two problems with it:

1. When I close VLC player my playlist is gone. I want the app to remember my last playlist (without having to save it to a file).

2. When I randomly play the MP3s in the playlist, it doesn't jump to the current title. In order to find it I have to manually scroll around in the playlist and see which track is highlighted.

Unfortunately I wasn't able to find a solution for these two problems in the settings of VLC.

So what could be alternative apps for me?
 

IgorM

macrumors newbie
Jun 5, 2016
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Hi. You can try FLAP player. It's free and supports many audio formats flac, mp3, aac, m4a, wav, aiff, m4r.
 
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